Tuesday, February 6, 2018

 

6:30 to 9:00 AM

Breakfast

7:30 to 2:00 PM

GFTC Registration + Delegate Assistance

7:55 to 8:00 AM

Day Two Business Sessions

Comments - Master of Ceremony,
CLIFF PYRON
Chief Commercial Officer
Georgia Ports Authority

8:00 to 8:25 AM

Economic Update

PEDRO CHERRY
Executive Vice President,
Customer Service & Operations
Georgia Power

8:25 to 8:55 AM

Container Carrier Perspective

GREGORY TUTHILL
Chief Operating Officer
CMA CGM (Americas) LLC

MICHAEL WHITE
Head of Global Trade Digitization
A.P. Moller - Maersk

8:55 to 9:25 AM

Economy Analysis Update

DR. WALTER KEMMSIES
Managing Director, Economist and Chief Strategist, Ports, Airports and Global Infrastructure
Jones Lang LaSalle Inc

9:25 to 9:50 AM

Ro/Ro Update

MIKE HYNEKAMP 
President & COO
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics

9:50 to 10:25 AM

Container BCO Perspective

JOHN BAUER
EVP, Chief Logistics Officer
The TJX Companies, Inc.

MARLON JONES
Manager International Distribution
International Paper

10:25 to 11:00 AM

Featured Speaker:
COACH VINCE DOOLEY

UGA Head Coach 1963-1989; UGA Director of Athletics 1979-1974; 1980 NCAA National Coach of the Year Award; Receipient of 2010 Bear Bryant Lifetime Achievement Award

11:00 to 11:15 AM

Q & A with COACH VINCE DOOLEY

11:15 AM to Noon

Autographs/Photos/Book Signing with COACH VINCE DOOLEY

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Lunch in various locations

12:30 PM

Golf (Shotgun Start)

1:00 to 5:00 PM

Networking Breakout Meetings and Tennis (Optional)
Various locations

6:00 to 7:00 PM

Pre-Networking Evening Reception + Oyster Roast

7:00 to 9:00 PM

Seated Dinner in Ballroom
Dress is business casual.

9:30 to 11:00 PM

Evening Entertainment by Singer/Songwriter SARA EVANS

The Georgia Foreign Trade Conference (GFTC) sessions and events are for registered attendees and spouse/guests (21 and older) only. Delegate Badges must be worn at all times. Times are subject to change.